Skip to main content

Supervisor Development

Certified Facilities
Management Executive (FME)

Introduction ObjectiveAccreditation RequirementsApplicantMode Of AccreditationProgram OutcomeOther Information

Program For Industry

Introduction Objective

The role of the facility contractor is both important as it is challenging. To be globally competitive, there is an ever-present need for a contractor’s continuous development, acquisition of more sophisticated skills, and wider knowledge of more effective work procedures in tandem with technological and socio-economic evolution.

In the capabalities development of CIDB registered Facility Contractors, the competency levels of the company director/s and technical officer/s has to be first evaluated and accreditated according to competency standards developed by the Board, through the Facility Management Manager and Facility Management Executive Accreditation Program. The Board had stipulated that only companies with director/s and technical officer/s that has been evaluated and accreditated shall be considered for registration as Facility Contractor with F01 and F02 Specilisations. However, accreditation is not restricted to construction personnel involved in construction or those employed by a contractor, it is open to every other eligible construction personnel meeting accreditation terms set by the Board.

For purposes of registration as Facility Contractor with F01 and F02 Specialisation with the Board, it is highly desired and encouraged that all company directors and technical officers together with other construction personnel directly involved in facility management activities apply for accreditation by the Board.

Accreditation Objectives:

  • Improve the quality of construction facility management implemented by qualified, accreditated and competent personnel.
  • Ensuring that the Facility Manager and Executive meet the requirements of the National Occcupational Skill Standard (NOSS) or the latest standard developed by the industry.
  • Fufil the registration requirements for Facility Contractor with fields coded F01 and F02.
  • Provision of a systematic registration and accreditation platform.

Accreditation Requirements

The Facility Management Executive Program application and accreditation requirements are as follows:

CategoriesMinimum Academic QualificationYears of Experience in related construction field
Mode I(a)Mode I(b)Mode II (RPLE)
1Bachelors Degree in Facility Management245
2Bachelors Degree in Construction5810
3Bachelors Degree in Non Construction field81012
4Diploma in Facility Management5810
5Diploma in Construction81012
6Diploma in Non Construction field101215


Accreditation is open to all construction personnel/individuals who are directly or indirectly involved in the management of building and infrastructure facilities and meet the eligibility requirements for application and accreditation, especially Company Directors and Technical Officers from contractors who carry out the field of Building Facility Management and General Infrastructure, Health Care Building Facility Management.

Accreditation Method

The Facility Management Executive Accreditation Program is implemented in three (3) assessment modes:

  • Mode I(a) – Training & Assessment,
  • Mode I(b) – Assessment only, and
  • Mode II (RPLE) – which is Recognition Through Level of Education and Experience (Recognition Prior Learning and Experience, RPLE).

The Modes and their Assessment processes are as follows:

ModeAssessment Process
Mode I(a)
Training and Assessment
Undergoing course and sitting for written assessment for each study package.

PASS : Construction Skills Competency Level 4 Certificate will be awarded
FAIL : Repeat training for failed modules and re-assessment.
Mode I(b)
Assessment only
Sitting for written assessment

PASS : Construction Skills Competency Level 4 Certificate will be awarded
FAIL : Reapply for Mode I(b) at any time (limited to 2 times only) or obtain accreditation from any Mode.
Mode II (RPLE)
Accreditation via Level of Education and Experience (Recognition Prior Learning and Experience, RPLE).
Submission of working experience document and attending an interview

PASS : Construction Skills Competency Level 4 or 3 Certificate will be awarded, whichever is suited to certificate holder’s duites and responsibilities
FAIL : Reapply for Mode II (RPLE) at any time (limited to 2 times only) or obtain accreditation from any Mode.

Successful candidates having passed through any mode will be accreditated with a Level 4 Construction Skills Competency Certificate (CSCC) with the accreditated Facility Management Executive’s duties and responsibilities printed on the reverse of the ceritificate. Subsequently, an accreditated Facility Management Executive is required to update his registration details with the Board.

Program Outcome

The Program Outcome for the Facility Management Executive (FME) Accreditation Program:

POSpecific CriteriaProgram Outcome Statement
PO1Knowledge and CompetentSite Supervisor who is knowledgeable, competent to facilitate and fulfill his supervisory works efficiently in meeting the cost, time and quality expected from the project.
PO2Safety, QualitySite Supervisor who uphold the importance of safety culture in the workplace and ensuring quality deliverables from his services.
PO3Effective in Multidisciplinary TeamsSite Supervisor who is able to work independently yet effectively in multi-disciplinary team for construction industry excellence.
PO4Trustworthy and Communicate EffectivelySite Supervisor who is reliable, helpful and able to communicate effectively and contribute his skills for efficient project management.
PO5Ethics and the EnvironmentSite Supervisor who applies the ethical responsibility towards society, environment and embrace the importance of sustainable development in his profession.
Module (M)Module Name
Module 01 (M01)Introduction to Facilities Management
Module 02 (M02)Operation And Maintenance (O&M) Coordination
Module 03 (M03)Leadership & Strategy Implementation
Module 04 (M04)Finance Administration
Module 05 (M05)Communication
Module 06 (M06)Human Resource Management
Module 07 (M07)Contract Administration
Module 08 (M08)Quality Control and Legislation Coordination
Module 09 (M09)Project Management
Module 10 (M10)Healthcare Facilities Management
Module 11 (M11)Sustainability Healthcare Facilities

Other Information

  • Application Form
    Please Download Here
  • Project Report Preparation Manual
    Please Download Here
  • Standard NOSS FME
    Please Download Here

Program For Industry

Program for Industry


Construction Personnel

Construction Material

Construction Industry Standard CIS


Safety And Health


Environmental Sustainability

Construction Information

Global Mission